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National Disaster Response Force

.JPG left thumb 280px Exhibition on Disaster Awareness at Tripura right thumb 280px Disaster Awareness Exhibition at Orissa (Image:Orissa Exhibition Dec 13-14 2008.JPG) right thumb 280px Workshop on Disaster Risk Reduction in Mizoram (Image:Aizwal workshop June 11-12 2009.JPG) NDRF Bn Pune put up an exhibition of International standard at TechFest 2010 (The annual International Science and Technology Festival of IIT Mumbai) and organised demonstrations on Heli-Rescue, Collapsed Structure Search & Rescue, High-Rise Building Rescue and Dog Show between 22–24 Jan 2010 aimed at generate awareness among the visitors. TechFest 2010 was inaugurated by Gen. N. C. Vij. Hon’ble vice-chairman, NDMA. This three-day event witnessed more than 70,000 visitors, 15,000 participants, nearly 2,000 colleges and approximately 5,000 members of Industry and academia. The exhibition and demonstrations of NDRF were highly appreciated by the visitors. Some of the important exhibitions organised by NDRF are as below: '''2007''' * UNOCHA, Annual USAR Team Leaders Meeting – 13–15 March 2007 * 2nd Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction – Nov 2007 '''2008''' * Workshop on ‘Disaster Risk Management’ at Itanagar, Aurnachal Pradesh – 17–18 April 2008 * Workshop on ‘Disaster Preparedness’ at Shillong, Meghalaya – 10–11 June 2008 * Workshop on ‘Disaster Risk Reduction’ at Agartala, Tripura – 12–13 Dec 2008 * Exhibition on Disaster Management, Army Training Command at Bhubaneswar, Orissa – 13–14 Dec 2008 '''2009''' * A workshop cum exhibition on Disaster Management, University of Pune, Maharashtra – 12–13 Jan 2009 * Workshop on ‘Disaster Risk Reduction’ at Aizawl, Mizoram – 11–12 June 2009 '''2010''' * TechFest 2010 (The annual International Science and Technology Festival of IIT Mumbai) – 22–24 Jan 2010 * Technika 2010, the annual technical festival of Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra −26 March 2010 * Exhibition on Disaster Awareness, Bihar Divas at Gandhi Maidan, Patna – 22–24 March 2010 * Participation in TATPAR 2010 (Mega-Exhibition on disaster management organized by Disaster Management Department of Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai) at Shivaji Park, Mumbai – 26–27 Feb 2010 References Category:Disaster preparedness in India Category:Natural disasters in India Category:Ministry of Home Affairs (India) Category:Government agencies of India Category:Government agencies established in 2006 Category:Organisations based in Delhi


Padang

Stadium being the home stadium of the club. Padang is home to an annual international dragon boat competition. Dragon Boat Races International Tourism Padang is a common transit point for surfers (surfing) traveling to Batu Islands and Mentawai Islands, and for tourists visiting the West Sumatran highlands. Padang beach (known as Taplau


Druskininkai

in 1985 and attracts authors from all over the world. In 2001, Grūtas park was opened near Druskininkai, exposing sculptures and other materials of the Soviet era. There is also an annual International Arts Festival 'Druskininku vasara su M.K.Ciurlioniu' (eng. The summer in Druskininkai with Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis). International relations Twin towns – Sister cities Druskininkai is Twin towns


Dakhla, Western Sahara

by Dieudonne Costes and Rignot's 5,450 km (3,390 mi). From 10 October 1927-14 April 1928, Costes and Le Brix flew a Br.19 GR (named ''Nungesser (Charles Nungesser)-Coli (François Coli)'') around the world, covering 57,000 km (35,418 mi) - though the journey between San Francisco and Tokyo was taken by ship. ''Che'' was also awarded "The White Camel", the top award handed out at the sixth annual International Sahara Film Festival


Čakovec

that lasts more than 3 years. In recent years, the city opened its own university called MEV - Međimursko veleučilište u Čakovcu (The University of Međimurje in Čakovec), offering 3-year studies (180 ECTS points) in Computer Science and The Management of Tourism and Sport. The city is also known for its School of Animated Film ŠAF ( ), which has been hosting an annual international animated film summer workshop for several decades, bringing to Čakovec world


Tifariti

University". Bursa, Turkey


Whitehorse, Yukon

(2000, 1992, 1986, 1980, 1972 and the current 2012 games), and the Dustball International Slowpitch Tournament.


Akwesasne

mohawkna mnnotes.htm *''Indian Time Newspaper'' http: www.indiantime.net cgi-bin htmlos.cgi cms home.html Attractions * Akwesasne Annual International Pow-wow * Akwesasne Cultural Center * Akwesasne Mohawk Casino * Annual Akwesasne Winter Carnival * Iohahi:io Akwesasne Adult Education Centre * Mohawk International Raceway - formerly known as Frogtown International Speedway; a dirt track racing oval and host of outdoor concerts


Bel Air, Los Angeles

23, 2010 is an annual international film festival held in Bel Air and the Los Angeles area. Government and infrastructure The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services SPA 5 West Area Health Office serves Bel Air. "About Us." Los Angeles County Department of Health Services. Retrieved on March 18, 2010. It lies within


Jifna

wheat, on the Feast of Saint Barbara has been a tradition in Jifna for several centuries. Festivals In April–May 2005 Jifna hosted the first annual International Artists' Workshop in Palestine. The festival, known as the "Jifna Spring" was the first held in a rural village instead of a major city such as Hebron or Ramallah. During the festival, dozens of artists from all over the world collaborated on several projects, including stone


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